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Finance Job Description Sample

Finance Job Description Sample

This finance sample job description can be used to help you create a job advert that will attract candidates who are qualified for the job. Feel free to revise this job description to meet your specific job duties and job requirements.

Job Title: Finance

Finance Job Purpose:

Facilitating and improving the financial practices and procedures within a company or organisation. Ensuring an employer's adherence to financial regulations and legislation.

Finance Job Duties:

  • Implement and adhere to the company's or organisation's financial procedures and policies
  • Create efficient and effective methods for tracking financial data
  • Use spreadsheets and sophisticated calculation software to gather and record financial information
  • Coordinate and execute financial transactions and activities, such as bill payment, invoicing, payroll, etc.
  • Assist in the audit process by providing information and data as requested
  • Complete administrative tasks, such as filling out paperwork and filing records
  • Create organised records and files to assist in tax preparation
  • Analyse financial information for trends and errors
  • Find solutions to discrepancies by working with other employees and correcting any erroneous information or calculations
  • Prepare regular financial reports and assist in the presentation of reports to managers and executives
  • Create and adhere to budgets for specific departments, projects, and business needs
  • Answer questions from co-workers, clients, customers, or stakeholders regarding financial information or issues.

Finance Skills and Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in accounting, business, economics, finance, or a related field; any licenses or certifications required by the employer, such as a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) certification; experience in a business or finance environment; superior mathematical skills; honesty; integrity; reliability; excellent communication skills, both written and verbal; exceptional attention to detail; organisation and planning skills; critical thinking and problem-solving skills; research skills; analytical skills; listening skills; interpersonal skills; computer skills, particularly with accounting software and data entry; understanding of data privacy standards.


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